Meaning of SPARSE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ spɑ:(r)s ]

( sparser, sparsest)

Something that is sparse is small in number or amount and spread out over an area.

Many slopes are rock fields with sparse vegetation...

Traffic was sparse on the highway.


• sparse‧ly

...the sparsely populated interior region, where there are few roads.

ADV : usu ADV -ed

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